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Title Human abilities : their nature and measurement / edited by Ian Dennis, Patrick Tapsfield
Published Mahwah, N.J. : Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, 1996
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Description 1 online resource (xv, 189 pages) : illustrations
Contents Ch. 6. Spatial Ability and g / David F. Lohman -- Ch. 7. Multidimensional Latent Trait Models in Measuring Fundamental Aspects of Intelligence / Susan E. Embretson -- Ch. 8. Models for "Objective" Assessment of Treatment Effects Based on Item Response Data / Gerhard H. Fischer -- Ch. 9. Predicting Occupational Criteria: Not Much More Than g / Malcolm James Ree and James A. Earles -- Ch. 10. Matching Abilities, Instruction, and Assessment: Reawakening the Sleeping Giant of ATI / Robert J. Sternberg
Introduction: The Abilities of Man Revisited / Ian Dennis and Patrick Tapsfield -- Ch. 1. A Three-Stratum Theory of Intelligence: Spearman's Contribution / John B. Carroll -- Ch. 2. A Cultural Ecology of Cognition / John W. Berry -- Ch. 3. Concepts of Ability / Michael J.A. Howe -- Ch. 4. Is Working Memory Capacity Spearman's g? / Patrick C. Kyllonen -- Ch. 5. Human Abilities and Modes of Attention: The Issue of Stylistic Consistencies in Cognition / Samuel Messick
Notes Papers originally presented at a symposium held at the University of Plymouth, 1993
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes
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Subject Aptitude Tests.
Factor Analysis, Statistical.
Ability -- Congresses
Cognition -- Congresses.
Factor analysis -- Congresses
Intellect -- Congresses.
Genre/Form Congress.
Conference papers and proceedings.
Form Electronic book
Author Dennis, Ian, 1952-
Tapsfield, Patrick.
ISBN 0203774000